Bronx River High School

3000 E Tremont Ave
Bronx, NY 10461
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Bronx River High School serves 441 students in grades 9-12.
Bronx River High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher than the New York state average of 55%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the New York state average of 62%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 441 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 75-79% (Btm 50% in NY)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Bronx River High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Bronx River High School's student population of 441 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
441 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
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School Rankings

Bronx River High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 4,093 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Bronx River High School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#1120 out of 4093 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
55%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
6%
10%
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Hispanic
62%
29%
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Black
23%
16%
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White
6%
41%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Graduation Rate
75-79%
85%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Bronx River High School's ranking?
Bronx River High School is ranked #1120 out of 4,093 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Bronx River High School often compared to?
Bronx River High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Renaissance High School For Musical Theater And The Arts, Herbert H Lehman High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
80-84% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 55% NY state average), while 65-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 62% NY state average).
What is the graduation rate of Bronx River High School?
The graduation rate of Bronx River High School is 75-79%, which is lower than the New York state average of 85%.
How many students attend Bronx River High School?
441 students attend Bronx River High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
62% of Bronx River High School students are Hispanic, 23% of students are Black, 6% of students are Asian, 6% of students are White, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Hawaiian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Bronx River High School?
Bronx River High School has a student ration of 12:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Bronx River High School offer ?
Bronx River High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Bronx River High School part of?
Bronx River High School is part of New York City Geographic District # 8 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 441 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 75-79% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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